About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods, as well as when there aren’t ads to help cover the cost of printing. The paper is published by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at about 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for  our email newsletter, which  is sent each morning with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has been publishing on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

Please email [email protected] for more information.


Print Readership Information

Circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press in print is 5,000 issues each Thursday we have advertising.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 100,000 page views a month
  • Approximately 47,000  unique views a month

Editors — Summer/Fall 2019

Haley Lerner  — Editor-in-Chief ([email protected])
Audrey Martin — Managing Editor  ([email protected])

Alex LaSalvia — Campus  Editor  ([email protected])
Dana Sung — Associate Campus Editor
Nyah Jordan — Associate Campus Editor

Joel Lau — City Editor  ([email protected])
Mia Cathell — Associate City Editor

Nathan Lederman — Features Editor ([email protected])
Michal Shvimer — Associate Community Editor
Sarah Readdean — Associate Science Editor
Michelle Brandabur — Associate Business Editor
Jennifer Suryadjaja — Associate Arts Editor

Nick Telesmanic — Sports Editor  ([email protected])
Matt Muessel — Associate Sports Editor

Victoria Bond — Editorial Page Editor ([email protected])

Sofia Koyama — Photo Editor  ([email protected])
Connyr Lu — Associate Photo Editor
Riki Stout — Associate Photo Editor
Ausma Palmer — Associate Photo Editor

Sierra Aceto — Blog Editor ([email protected])

Chloe Qin — Layout Editor ([email protected])

Kami Rieck — Multimedia Editor ([email protected])
Amber Jared — Associate Video Editor

Jen Racoosin — Podcast Editor  ([email protected])
Colter Schroer — Associate Podcast Editor
Zoe Han — Associate Podcast Editor


Business Staff

For all business inquiries contact the Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  ([email protected])